Through our educational and community partnerships across the U.S., students in public schools growing in new and creative ways. Wilderness and adventure have always been at the deepest root of Outward Bound’s story…but did you know our outdoor programs serve... READ MORE
What does it take to build a powerful partnership? Anyone who’s completed an Outward Bound course knows it takes trust, compassion, teamwork; stepping into leadership roles; and navigating uncharted territory with the courage to be vulnerable in the midst of... READ MORE
It’s not difficult to find angst and unrest between civilians and law enforcement authorities these days. It’s a frequent topic on the news and seems to be an issue in every major city across the country. The gap of understanding... READ MORE
When you say “Outward Bound” what comes to mind for many is a person or group testing their abilities in the outdoors. Visions of mountaineers swinging ice axes, backpackers hauling heavy loads through remote wilderness areas and kayakers battling wild... READ MORE
Outward Bound’s mission is to change lives through challenge and discovery. Through our courses, teachings and process, our goal is for each student to walk away a more resilient and compassionate individual. Our work would not be possible without our passionate, dedicated and amazing... READ MORE
A Different Challenge Than Climbing Mountains We sat down recently with Outward Bound USA’s newest board member, Rohan Freeman, to talk about his background, how he connected with Outward Bound and his thoughts on joining the organization. Freeman is the... READ MORE
Two internationally acclaimed non-profit organizations, The National Audubon Society (Audubon PA) and the Philadelphia Outward Bound School, are collaborating to preserve one of the most underutilized assets of our city—the former East Park Reservoir. While Audubon works to protect natural ecosystems... READ MORE
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